Sunday, 29 October 2017

Penalty For DWI In Texas

The State of Texas considers DWI a serious offense. This is one of those crimes that ends up killing a ton of people every year in the Lone Star State. Texas has enacted serious penalties. If you need a DWI Attorney in Dallas, then call (469) 718-2020. Penalties for a first offense DWI in Texas […]


Drunk Driving Death Statistics In Texas

What are the drunk driving fatality statistics in Texas? This is a question we get asked a lot. Rule number 1…you should never drive while intoxicated. The risk of killing someone is far too great. Article by DWI Defense Attorney | Call (469) 718-2020. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, someone is injured or […]


Thursday, 26 October 2017

No Refusal Weekends

What is a “No Refusal Weekend” in Dallas? During a no refusal weekend in Dallas, DWI laws are very strictly enforced. Call (469) 718-2020 to speak to a Dallas DWI Lawyer nearby. What this means is that if you refuse to take a breathalyzer or blood test during a traffic stop, the officer will likely […]


Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Probation For DWI In Texas

Let’s take a look at the different punishments and probation conditions that usually accompany Texas DWI convictions. Call (469) 718-2020 to find a Dallas DWI Attorney. What are the punishments for a first DWI offense? Texas Penal Code Section 49.04(b) tells us that a DWI first offense is a Class B misdemeanor. That means a […]


Can I Buy A Gun If I Have A DWI Conviction In Texas?

To understand whether you can purchase a gun after a DWI conviction in Texas, we have to look at the classification of your conviction. Article by DUI Attorney Dallas | (469) 718-2020 Call for free consult. Class A and B Misdemeanor DWI’s Let’s first talk about Class A and B misdemeanor DWI’s. Typically, a DWI […]


ALR Hearing Questions – Texas DWI Lawyer

What is an Administrative License Revocation Hearing in Texas? If you are arrested for a DWI and fail or refuse to take a breath or blood alcohol test, the Texas Department of Public Safety can automatically suspend your driver’s license. However, you are entitled to challenge the suspension at an Administrative License Revocation (“ALR”) hearing. […]


Where Can I Take Drug Rehab Classes In Dallas, TX?

The Right Step – Dallas The Right Step Dallas Central offers a wide scope of treatment options for individuals seeking rehabilitation for drug and alcohol abuse. Centrally located in Euless midway between Dallas and Fort Worth, The Right Step provides inpatient detox, residential alcohol and drug treatment, outpatient services, aftercare and continuing care. The Right Step […]


Monday, 9 October 2017

Analysis of the Driving While Intoxicated Law in Texas

Texas Penal Code 49.04 – Driving While Intoxicated Contact the Dallas DWI Attorney at (469) 718-2020. What is “Driving While Intoxicated?” The offense of driving while intoxicated can be found in 49.04(a). Let’s take a quick look at the statute (in italics below): “A person commits an offense if the person is intoxicated while operating […]


Sunday, 8 October 2017

Intoxication Assault in Texas – Punishment & Jail Time

Texas Penal Code 49.07 – Intoxication Assault Call the Dallas DWI Experts (469) 718-2020. What is intoxication assault? Let’s take a quick look at the statute defining what “intoxication assault” is, found in 49.07(a)(1)-(2) (shown in italics below): “A person commits an offense if the person, by accident or mistake: (1)  while operating an aircraft, […]


Saturday, 7 October 2017

Public Intoxication In Texas

Texas Penal Code 49.02 – Public Intoxication What is Public Intoxication? Let’s take a brief look at the statute discussing public intoxication, commonly referred to as a “PI” (shown in italics below): “A person commits an offense if the person appears in a public place while intoxicated to the degree that the person may endanger […]


Friday, 6 October 2017

Flying and Boating While Intoxicated…Overview of Tx Law

Texas Penal Code 49.05, 49.06 – Flying While Intoxicated; Boating While Intoxicated To speak to a criminal attorney in the Dallas Fort Worth area, call (469) 718-2020. Is operating a boat or flying a plane under the influence of alcohol illegal? Yes; Section 49.05 and 49.06 tell us that operating a watercraft or aircraft “while […]


Thursday, 5 October 2017

Possession Of Alcoholic Beverages In A Motor Vehicle In Texas

Texas Penal Code 49.031 – Possession of Alcoholic Beverages in a Motor Vehicle If you need to speak to a criminal attorney in Dallas, Tx, then call (469) 718-2020 for a consultation. What is possession of alcoholic beverages in a motor vehicle? Section 49.031(b) tells us when a person can be found guilty of possessing […]


Monday, 25 September 2017

Examining the Texas Minor In Possession of Alcohol Law

The MIP law is addressed in the Texas Alcohol and Beverage Code Chapter 106, a/k/a the  Minor in Possession of Alcohol (“MIP”) Law. Let’s take a quick look at the statute and my brief explanation of each part below. If you have been charged with a crime in the Dallas – Fort Worth Area, then […]


Sunday, 24 September 2017

Texas Implied Consent Law

If you have been charged with a crime in Dallas, call for free consultation (469) 718-2020. We help clients who have been arrested for DWI / DUI, and other alcohol and drug related crimes. What is implied consent? See also Texas State Transportation Code Chapter 724 – Implied Consent Let’s take a quick look at […]


Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Texas Felony DWI – 3rd Offense – 4th Offense DUI

Our law firm helps clients who have been charged with driving while intoxicated. Sometimes clients want to know if we can help them with their 3rd (or greater) DWI charge, or whether the lawyers in our office can handle Felony DWI charges. The answer is, “Yes,” we have experience with all manner of DWI and […]


Sunday, 14 May 2017

Questions To Ask Your DWI Lawyers

Every time you hire an attorney, you should ask them a few questions to ensure that you will be a good fit for each other. Your attorney will interview you, but you should also interview your attorney. That’s what I wanted to address in this video. Call a Dallas DWI Attorney (469) 718-2020. Questions To […]


What Happens If You Violate Probation For The First Time?

Is probation violation a Felony? How much jail time will I serve for probation violation? We get these kind of questions a lot and I just wanted to make a quick video addressing the violation of probation in Texas. Contact a Dallas DWI Lawyer today (469) 718-2020. First Probation Violation? A probation violation can potentially […]


What Happens If You Violate Probation? How Long is Jail Time?

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Intoxicated Manslaughter | Texas Vehicular Manslaughter Attorney

Manslaughter is a serious offense that can have lasting consequences on your criminal record life. Daniel Gordon is a DWI Attorney in the DFW Area. (469) 718-2020. Video Summary: Intoxicated manslaughter is the crime of causing death to another person as a result of an accident caused by illegal operation of a vehicle. Penalties for […]


Vehicular Manslaugheter Texas Intoxication Manslaughter Attorney

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

The Texas DWI Court Process…the First Appearance

Your first appearance in a Texas criminal court can be quite daunting, especially if it is for a serious offense like Driving While Intoxicated. Daniel Gordon is a criminal attorney in Dallas focusing on DWI defense. Free consultation (469) 718-2020.   Video Summary: The DWI / DUI Court Appearance Your first court appearance could be […]


What is the First DWI Court Appearance Like? Attorney Dan Gordon

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Field Sobriety Tests in Texas – Dallas DWI Lawyer

What are the Standard Field Sobriety Tests in Dallas Texas? Why do criminal attorneys tell you to refuse all Field Sobriety Tests? Just wanted to discuss that in this video… Call (469) 718-2020 to speak to a DWI attorney in the DFW area. Video Summary: I’m Daniel Gordon, DWI Attorney serving the DFW area. What […]


The Truth About Field Sobriety Tests - Texas DWI Lawyer

DWI Administrative License Revocation Hearing in Texas

“…You only have 15 days from the date of your DWI arrest to save your Texas Driver’s License…” Most people don’t realize that there is a criminal trial and a civil trial for Texas DWI cases. Texas residents have a civil contract with the State that allows them to be licensed to drive. When you […]


Administrative License Revocation Hearing in Texas - DWI Lawyer

Wednesday, 4 January 2017

DWI vs. DUI in Texas – What’s the Difference?

Dallas, TX DWI Lawyer Daniel Gordon continues his Q&A series on criminal defense law. Today’s question: What is the difference between DUI and DWI in Texas? Video Summary: Hi, I’m Daniel Gordon. I’m the managing partner at the D. Gordon Law Firm, PLLC. We focus on DWI Criminal Defense in the DFW area. Here’s the […]


What is the Difference? DWI vs DUI in Texas (469) 718-2020

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Do Not Blow Dallas | (469) 718-2020 | DWI Attorney Dan Gordon

Do Not Blow Dallas – DWI Attorney Dan Gordon

Looking for a DWI Lawyer in the Dallas – Fort Worth Area? (469) 718-2020 Video Summary: I’m Daniel Gordon, DWI Lawyer in the Dallas – Fort Worth Texas area, and I’m also the managing partner here at the D. Gordon Law Firm, PLLC. Many clients want to know why DWI Attorneys advise you to refuse […]


Why I Practice DWI Criminal Defense Law

I’ve been answering your questions this week, and it’s time I answered the most popular one. Why do I practice DWI criminal defense? Video Summary Below: Hi, I’m Daniel Gordon, managing partner at the D. Gordon Law Firm, PLLC. I primarily practice DWI criminal defense in the DFW area. The most common question I get […]


Why Do I Practice DWI Law? - Daniel Gordon Dallas Attorney

What to do if pulled over for DWI in Texas…

Continuing with our DWI video question series, DWI Attorney Daniel Gordon answer one of our most common questions: What is the best way to handle a DWI stop? Video Summary Below: Hi, I’m Daniel Gordon, managing partner of the D. Gordon Law Firm, PLLC. Today’s question is: What should I do when I’m pulled over […]


Can You Refuse the Breathalyzer Test?

Dallas DWI Lawyer Dan Gordon answers your top questions: What happens if I refuse the breathalyzer test in Texas? Video Summary: Hi, I’m Daniel Gordon, managing partner at the D. Gordon Law Firm, PLLC. Many clients ask, “What happens if I refuse to take the breathalyzer test when pulled over by a police officer in […]